Feb 13 – Conversations with Funders & Partners

Eugene Public Library, Bascom-Tykeson Room, 100 W 10th Ave, Eugene

Wednesday, February 13, 12-3:30 pm
FREE!

Each year, the Oregon Cultural Trust, Oregon Arts Commission, State Historic Preservation Office, County Cultural Coalitions, Oregon Community Foundation, and other cultural organizations travel throughout Oregon to host a “speed dating” event for grant-seekers to learn about available grant programs, meet program officers face-to-face, and connect […]

January 31, 2019|Grants, Organization News|

Feb 1st Friday Friday ArtWalk

The February First Friday ArtWalk is just around the corner! Experience Calli Beck’s abstract mountain representations, “Winter Light” storefront projections presented by Harmonic Laboratory and City of Eugene Cultural Services, letterpress demonstrations by Twin Ravens Press, and more!

The guided tour, guest-hosted by John Park & Jeremy Schropp of Harmonic Laboratory, begins at 5:30pm at 5th Street Public Market (296 East […]

January 17, 2019|First Friday, Events|

Feb 4-10th #BringArtToBethel

Create arts education opportunities for kids in Bethel schools
“Arts education gives opportunities for creative expression and is crucial to the development of well balanced, healthy children.”  – Brittany Dorris, 5th Grader teacher, Bethel School District.

We couldn’t agree more.

Which is why it’s so exciting to announce that so far, fundraising efforts by many generous donors and community partners have resulted in almost […]

January 16, 2019|Uncategorized|

Now Hiring Teaching Artists

Lane Arts Council is now seeking teaching artists for the 2018-2019 academic year. Professional visual, craft and performance artists work with students and teachers to create extended educational arts activities, teach new skills, develop creative thinking and offer career insight.

In this round of recruitment, we are prioritizing artists from highly requested art forms and art forms not currently represented […]

December 17, 2018|Organization News|

Double Your Love for the Arts

Did you know that when you donate to arts and culture in Oregon you can double your impact for FREE? Oregonians have a unique opportunity to fund cultural activities in the state and to double their impact for free with the Cultural Tax Credit. Make sure to claim yours.

It takes three simple steps:

If you donate to any of the cultural […]

November 16, 2018|Uncategorized|

January 4th First Friday ArtWalk

The First Friday ArtWalk guided tour, hosted by Kelly Johnson, the Executive Director of Arts & Business Alliance of Eugene (ABAE),  kicks off the new year with a mix of work by local and nationally renowned artists.

The tour begins at 5:30pm at Maurie Jacobs Community Room (Hult Center for the Performing Arts) with multi-media work by JOJO ABOT – Manifestation of […]

December 27, 2018|First Friday, Events|

Holiday Studio Sales

Check out the following art and studio sale events happening in our community this month. Whether purchasing art for yourself or looking for the perfect holiday gift, these are some great spots to support local artists and enjoy the season!

 

STiLE Jewelry & Art Card Sale
​Friday December 14, 5-8PM 
Cascade Spiritual Life Center – 741 Main St suite A Springfield

Artists participating in the […]

December 3, 2018|Uncategorized, Events|

Product Design Apprenticeship Applications Due Dec 16th

Applications for our Product Design Apprenticeships are available for winter term. Apply by December 16th!

The Product of Eugene program offers Lane County middle and high school students apprenticeship opportunities focused on graphic, digital, and physical design. Students pair with an instructor or alumni of the UO Department of Product Design, utilizing technology available at the 942 Olive building in downtown Eugene. This […]

December 7, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dec 12th Teaching Workshop

Creating an Engaging Classroom with a Game Design Mindset
Wednesday, December 12th, 4:00-6:00 PM
Lane ESD, 1200 State Hwy 99 N, Eugene

Games have always been a part of how humans learn and hone their skills. All successful games, from Duck-Duck Goose to Call of Duty, have embedded within them the core principles of Game Design. In this training led by […]

November 21, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dec 7th First Friday ArtWalk

The weather is cooler and wetter in December, but the First Friday ArtWalk provides an opportunity to join friends and warm up to music, art, food and drinks in downtown Eugene. December is a great month to find unique holiday gifts by local artists and stay downtown for a show or performance. The First Friday ArtWalk is from 5:30-8:00pm and […]